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Dinner plate

1947.800.1 (RS214354)

Description

Porcelain, enameled plate. Border on a gold ground, green tendrils and rose-colored tree peonies in a foliate design with scrolled reserves of birds and flowers; octagonal band of daisies forming border in center around scene of five figures gathered around a table; the whole (octagonal scene) surrounded by a ring of eight flower, scroll and book groupings.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Lakeman-Johnson House Main House.
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
enameling
hand-painted
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
porcelain
underglazing
Dimensions
9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.800.1
Credit Line
Bequest of Arthur Johnson
GUSN
3753

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